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A Hearty Meal
should be followed by a dose of the
thereby avoiding; all unplooeant symp
toms. It aids digestion, oures dyspepsia,
heartburn, gastritis and oorreots all dis
orders of the digestive systom. AS6-oent
bottle demonstratoa its value. If you
wish to enjoy all the health, vigor and
physical comfort that a sound stomach
insures, use The Qrover Graham Dyspep
IWBTANT RELIEF FROM PAIN.
Three Slses, 25o., SOo. and $1.00.
???ROVER ORAHAM CO./lNC.) NEWBURQH, H.V.
LACHENS DRUG CO.
Laarens. S. C.
THE IRON IS HOT!
Buy Peas now while you
can get them. Don't delay
or you will be too late.
We offer you some extra
fine sound and pure Unknown
Peas at $2.75 per bushel.
Also some good and sound1
mixed Peas at $2.50 per
bushel-?spot cash. You may
think this price is high, but
if you don't get peas now
you won't be able to find any
at all later on at any price.
Stock of Peas are scarce |
COME AT ONCE
When the iron gets cold it
wont well. When the peas
are sold you cant buy.
J. H. SULLIVAN
Laurens, S. C.
NOTICE OF ELECTION.
State of South Carolina,
Count) of 1-amens.
W'herea?, petitions signed by a legal
number of the qualified electors and
free-holde. s residing In Sullivan
school district No. 3, Laurens county,
South Carolina, asking for an election
upin the question of voting an addi
tional 2 mill tax upon the property In
said school district to be used for
school purposes have been hied with
>he county board of education, an elec
tion Is hereby ordered upon said ques
tion, said election to be held on the |
15th day of June, 11*12, at the school)
bouse for white children in said dis
trict, under the management of the!
trustees of said school district.
Only such electors as return real orl
personal property for taxation and
who exhibit their tax receipts and]
registration certificates as required In
the general election shall be allowed
Those favoring the 2 mill additional
tax shall vote a ballot containing the
word "YRS" written or printed there
on. Those against the 2 mill addi
tional tax shall vote a ballot contain
ing the word "NO" written or printed
thereou. Polls shall open at the hour
of 8 o'clock In the forenoon and shall
remain open until the hour of 4 o'clock
in .the afternoon when they shall be
Closed and the ballots counted.
I The trustees shall report the result
of the election to the county auditor
and county supt. of education within
ten days thereafter.
Geo. L. Pitts,
Dy order of County Board.
Take notice that on the 6th day of
June, I will render a final account
of my acts and doings as Adminis
trator of the setate of Matilda Rice,
deceased, In the ofhee of the Judge of
Probate of Laurens county, at 11 o
clock, a. in., and on the same day will
apply for a final discharge from my
trust as Administrator.
Any persons indebted to said estate
are notified and required to make pay
ment on that day and all persons
having claims against said estate will
present them on or before said date
duly proven, or be forever barred.
P. S. Suber,
May 6, 1912?1 mo.
When you feel tSSSSVi
voas, tired, worried or despondent it is a
sure sign you need MOTTS NERVER1NE
PILLS. They renew the normal vigor and
make life Worth living. Bs tors snd stk for
Motfr Ncrwine Pill? CTJIiR
WVL1AMS MFC CO.. Prop*.. CUvslaad, Okie
LACBEh/S DRUG CO.
Laurens. 8. C
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Cross Hill, June 3, Miss Anne Austin
returned from Philadelphia Woman's
Medical College Friday the 24th. She
visited friends and relatives at New
Hrun8Wlck, New Jersey, and New York,
before she came home.
Mrs. Hart, of Mainl, Florida, Is with
her f'mghter, Mrs. B. A. Wharton, for
the ; miner.
The weather has been fine for farm
ers to have cotton hoed out, and for
hay making on bermuda bottoms.
Dr. Lambert Nance, after graduat
ing In dentistry has located at Fort
Mrs. N. B. Davenport has returned
from a visit to Augusta where she was
called on account of the serious Ill
ness of Mrs. Campbell Davenport.
Mr. E. B. IMnson has the contract
to build Mr. J. E. Leaman's store .and
the brick walls are going up. The
store will be on the corner where Mr.
W. M. Miller's large wooden store
stood. The new store will front on
This correspondent has been enjoy
ing peas, beets, beans, Irish potatoes
out of our garden for more than a
week and some 10 days ago we had
beans for dinner canned In 1910 and
they were "just as good as new".
Miss Willie o.Ie Austin, has returned
from a visit to Vldalla, Georgia. She
visited Savannah and other points of
Interest in Georgia before coining
Dr. C. II. Young, of Duo West, was a
Cross Hill visitor last Friday and Sat
Mr. R. A. Austin attended the funer
al directors convention in Columbia
Misses Gertrude Leaman, Uessle Hill
and Idalla Hollingsworth, returned
from Winthrop College last Friday.
Mr. Frank Simmons was taken quite
111 last week and Is at the hospital In
Columbia, for treatment.
Mrs. J. D. Heeks and children came
over from Abbeville Saturday for a
Mr. Chesley Pitts and his bride ar
rived in Cross Hill last week and are
with his mother, Mrs. Lizzie* Pitts.
It is now well known that not more
than one case of rheumatism in ten
requires any Internal treatment what
ever. All that Is needed is a free ap
plication of Chamberlain's Liniment
and massaklng the parts at each ap
plication. Try It and see how quickly
It will relieve the pain and soreness.
Sold by alldealers.
Pea Ridge, June Mrs. Victor
Weathers visited Mrs. Sam Conipton
Miss Nina Sumerol has returned
home from Falcon. N. C, where she
has been attending school.
Mrs. Eugene Rowland and children
spent the week end with Mr. and Mrs.
Mastor Herbert Todd is visiting hs
grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. M. A. Sum
Messrs. .1. C. Holt and W. (1. Mo
Danlel were the guests of Mr. N. .1.
Anderson Wednesday night.
Mr. and Mr... .1. Reld Todd and chil
dren spent the week-end with Mrs.
Mr. R. Fair Goodwin Is visiting his
parents, Mr. and Mrs. ?. 1?. Goodwin.
Master William Benjnmlne was the
guest of his aunt, Mrs. Hobt. Cunning
ham Sunday night.
Mrs. Elizabeth Cunningham was the
guest of Mrs. R. O. Halrston Sunday.
Mr. Tommy Senn is visiting Mr.
Misses Nina and Helen Sumerel at
tended the graduating exercises of
the graded school of Clinton. Friday
Miss Carrie Cnscy Is visiting Mrs.
M. A. Sumerel.
\ew .Mail Carrier,
Mr. Osie Sltgreaves, who has been
serving as substitute carrier In the
city mall delivery service, has been put
on as a regular carrier to take the
place formerly occupied by Mr. Willie
Simpson. Mr. Simpson has been trans
ferred to n place In the office. The
two changes were made Monday morn
ing. This Is n promotion for both of
these popular "mall boys".
Man Coughs and Breaks Ribs.
After a frightful coughing spell a
man In Neenah, WIs., felt teriiblp
pains In his side and his doctor found
two ribs had been broken. What agony
Dr. King's New Discovery would have
saved him. A few teaspoonfuls end
a late cough, while persistent use routs
obstinate coughs, expels stubborn colds
or heals weak, sore lungs. "I feel
sure Its a God-send to humanity."
,writea Mrs. Efllo Dorton. Columbia,
Mo. "for I believe I would have con
sumption today, if I had not used this
great remedy." Its guaranteed to sat
isfy, and you can get a free trial bot
tle or r?0-cent or $1.00 size at Laurens
Drug Co., and Palmetto Drug Co.
See the new line of wall >>nper that
we have Just received.
S. M. & E. H. Wllkes & Co.
5EWS *BOM JONES. ?
Jones, June 3,?The Rlley school
picnic on the 25th of May, was a de
lightful occasion. Our good friend,
Mr. T. J. Beacham presided In his us
ual dignified und couteous manner.
The school exercises were splendid
and retlected great credit upon the
teacher Mrs. S. C. Klley nnd the pu
pils. Dr. Moffatt and Supt. J. P.
Wldeman, delivered practical, eloquent
We were sorry to hear of the recent
runaway accident of Mr. David Rnm
pey of Cokesbury, which resulted In
the death of his flue horse, but wus
glad that he escaped without serious
Mr. Asberry Davis has a fine garden.
Miss Nona Rlley has finished her
school in Laurens and is at home for
Mr. Willie Bolt has some fine corn.
Horn on the 5th lust, to Mr. and
Mrs. Jesse Ashley, a daughter.
Mr. Rutledge McOhee of Greenville,
was here last week.
Th many friends of Mrs. J. A. Mor
rison tenderly sympathibe with her In
the recent death of her sister, Mrs.
Loll Is of Helton.
Hon. D. H. Magill, of Greenwood,
had a case at Judgo Mattison's court
at Ware Shoals last week.
Mr. Henry Davenport has the most
promising sweet potato patch we have
Mr. G. L. Graham has a splendid
Mr. Dock Cooper was in Gpeenwood
Walter Jones and Mr. Tutto have
line crops of corn.
The crops are looking well and the
farmers are exceedingly busy.
We recently met our warm friend,
Mr. Preston Hrooks of Greenwood.
Mr. Fred Hodges suddenly paused
away last Saturday and was laid to
rest at Rlley's on yesterday. He was
an old veteran, an indulgent father, a
kind neighbor, a warm friend, and all
of our people sympathize with his rel
Mr. and Mrs. H. S. Shumate and
their son. Jimmle and wife, of Ander
son, recently paid us a short but high
ly appreciated call. Until some years
ago they lived near here, at Hrewerton,
and their friends will be glad to know
that they are prospering In their new
Gases In Stomach Poison the Blood.
Gas forms in your stomach because
the food you eat formonts and turns
Allow this fermentation to go on and
these gases become poisonous and the
poison gets into the blood.
MI-O-NA stomach tablets stop tho
fermentation almost Instantly, turn the
poisonous gases into liquid, and elimi
nate the poison mostly through tho
If you have any stomach trouble
such as gas, sourness, htavlnoss, flat
ulency, or shortness of breath, MI-O
NA will give gratifying rellof In five
They are sold on money back plan
for acute or chronic Indigestion, nerv
ousness, dizziness, headaches, sleep
lessness, etc. Sold by Laurens Drug
Co. and druggists everywhere for 50
cents a box.
? WARRIOR CREEK. ?
Warrior Creek, June 3.?Quite a
heavy rain fell In this section Sun
day afternoon. The farmers are long
ing for dry weather for a few weeks.
Mrs. Berry Taylor has been real
sick the past week but Is better at this
Mrs. C. A. Jolly and little Mary
Blanche, of Spartanburg, will arrive
Wednesday to spend several days with
her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Je les T.
Mr. and Mrs. William Bramlett
went to Laurens Monday to attend the
funeral services of Mrs. Sarah Bram
Mr. and Mrs. Tllman Owens and chil
dren, LUlle and Homer spent Sunday
with Mr. Thomas Rlddell and family.
Mr. Clifton Brownlee was a business
visitor In Laurens Monday evening.
Warrior ('reck baso ball team added
another game on their score book
Tuesday afternoon, playing Trinity
Ridge at Barksdale, scores ending
thirteen to two In favor of Warrior
Miss Mary Jackson has returned
from a very pleasant visit to her
grandmother at Laurens, Mrs. T. It.
Tells Women How to Have Charming
Rough, coarse hair is unnecessary;
so is faded, dull looking hair.
Dandruff and scalp Itch are both
caused by an accumulation of scurfy
filth and can easily be gotten rid of.
Dandruff germs cause falling hair
and diseases of the hair and scalp, and
should ho destroyed.
If you have any of the hair troubles
mentions above tho Laurens Drug
Co. guarantees PARISIAN SAGE to
end everyone of them or will refund
PARISIAN SAGE Is a delightful hair
d. casing that is being used today by
many thousands of lovely Americans
who detest uncleanllnoss. Largo bot
tle 60 cents.
FARMS AT 91? PER ACRE.
"Cheap Land"?land suitable for any
thing else rather than farming?can
be bad most anywhere, but the oppor
j tunity to invest In Ideal farm land at
"Cheap Land" prices, comes but once
In a lifetime, and at present Is to be
found only at McBee, S. C. The oppor-i
tunity offered by this town to home
scekers and farmers who desire to
make a success of life In a now, faot
growing community, Is without equal.
Surrounded by rich, sandy loam farm
lands, that can be had at $15 to $25 por
acre, and at terms to suit the buyer,
McBee has trebled its population In
twelve months. j
The productiveness of the soli Is re
markable, abundant crops of long sta
ple cotton, corn, oats, fruit, berries and
vegetables being grown. Three rail
roads and refrigerator car service give
McDee rare shipping facilities, and its
location on the main line of the Sea
board All Lino Ry., 60 miles north of
Columbia, places it within quick reach
of the fancy markets and top-notch
prices of Baltimore, Philadelphia and
Hustling, energetic, and congenial
neighbors, good schools, churches and
the prohibition of liquor, mako McBee
an Ideal home town. Those interested
should write at once to the Southern
Land Development Company, Laurens,
S. C. which owns 17,000 acres of tho
best land surrounding McBee. They
have an attractive proposition to offer
and are ready at all times to assist the
settler to successfully establish him
.lust received big shipment window
shades, new styles.
_S. M. & E. H. Wllkes & Co.
Money to Loan. Apply
to T. Gibbon Traynham,
Laurens, S. C.
DR. CLIFTON JONES
Office in Simmons Balldlng
Phone: Office No. 85: Residence 219.
and Indigestion caused we great distress
for two years. I trisd ninny things for
roliof, I.ut Kotlittlo liolp, tlllat last 1 found
it in the best pills or medicine I ever tried
e.V.. Hatfleld.Quyan.W. V?.
26 CENTS PER BOTTLE AT AU. ORUQGISTS.
"Mason" and "Sure Seal" Fruit j.irs
In all sizes, solid car load to be sold?
wholesale and retail.
S. M. & E. H. Wllkes & Co.
Buy A Home With Rent Money!
The average renter pays for his place every eight years
but the land lord still owns it. "Why Pay Rent?
YOU PAY AS RENT
?&" 178 Acres near Mt. Olive Chuoh. Cheap and on eusy terms.
One-half interest in one of the finest lime quarries in the South.
Four miles of Ware Shoals, Cheap on easy terms
At $120.00 per year in 10 years. $1,581.(58
At $120.00 per year in 25 years. $6,588.72
At $240.00 per year in 10 years. $3,103.30
At $240.00 per year in 25 years. 13,107.43
We will cut any of the following into such size tracts
as you desire. We buy at wholesale and retail land out
to suit the small buyer :
Splendid farm and ginnery at Ekom, containing 100 acres, and
good dwelling, outhouses, etc., 20-horso engine and 40-horse boilot, two 00
saw gin, all in good shape on easy terms or all cash.
About 100 Acres near Watts Mill, known as the Badgett Laud.
552 Acres looated near Reedy River Power Company, on Reudy
Rlvor, and known as tho Dorroh Place. Price, $12.50 to $20.(X) per
aore, depending on numbor of acres and location.
200 acres three miles east of Leurens. High state cultivation.
23 acres at Anil's cross roads, choap for quick salu.
10 acres near Watts Mills, all improved, for $1,500,'.half cash.
105 aores, a part of J. N. Clardy tract. $8.00 per acre. Got tho bar
Several bouses and lots near Watts Mill.
93 acres near Ora, level and good Improved land, $50 per acre.
400 acreB near Stomp Springs, $11.60 per acre.
We also have for sale about Twenty-two Acres of land within the
corporate limits of the City of Laurons, known os Grays Hill, which
wo will sell in small building lots, at reasonable prices. A good many
of these, lota have cottages on them.
Remember that we cut off any number of acres de
sired by purchaser and give any reasonable time in which
to pay. We want to make it possible for every white
farmer in Laurens County to own his home.
Laurens Trust Company
R. A. Coopkr, President. C. W. Tunk, Sec. & Treas.
Anderson & filakeley, Managers Real Estate Sales.
Buy Land and Save Rent.0
Some More of Those Leak Bargains in
Real Estate, Houses and Lots.
77. One hundred and fifty acres of
land, a beautiful residence, three miles
southwest of Gray Court in half mile
of Dials church. Threo tenant houses.
This is the homo of Capt. J. R. Hel
lams, known as Mountain View. This
is ono of tbo best of bargains. Come
early if you want this bargain.
296. Eight room dwelling and four
acres of land in City of I>nurons on
West Main St. This has all modern
Improvements. This also is a perfect
location and a beautiful dwelling. The
price is right. Hore is the chance to
got the vory best home cheap. See me
226. One hundred and sixty acres
of land close to New Harmony church
with now seven room dwelling, fine
barn and out buildings, three tenant
houses with good well of water at each
building. Here is a bargain for tho
hustling man. Mid way between Ow
ings and Fountain Inn.
36. Ninety-five acres of land, near
Itlddell's Old Field School House; six
room dwelling, barn and out buildings.
Mid way between Oray Court and I*an
ford Station. This is a fine piece of
property and prices will be mado right
r?G. 142 acres, near Barksdale sta
tion, with dwelling and tenant bouse.
Price $17.50 per acre. $600 cash and
your own good time to pay the remain
der. Get here quick if you want this
One nice home for rent in the town
of Gray Court.
118. Eight room dwelling 1 1-4 acres
of land, 3 tenant bouses. On East Main
St., in the City of Laurons. The loca
tion is fine and the price Is right.
Come and see.
88. One hundred and forty four
acres of land in five miles of Laurons
C H. with six room dwelling, throe
tenant houses, good barn and out
buildings, bounded by lands of J. L.
Neighbors and Charlie Robertson.
This Is a flno farm with a fine loca
tion. Levol and productive. See me
for, prices and terms.
424. One hundred and twenty sev
en acres of land in Youngs township,
bounded by lands of J. M. Gray, W. P.
Harris and school grounds. Has two
buildings. Fine farming land, closo to
church. This is a bargain. Will bo
mih-divided if not sold as a wholo.
Get busy if you desire to make a pur
62. Three hundred and fifty acres
in Sumter County with five room cot
tage, three tenant houses and good out
buildings. Forty acres of fine bottom
land, ono hundred and thirty acroa In
cultivation. Bounded by lands of Hen
ry White and Press Edwards, In threo
miles of Sumter court house. Hero Is
a bargain. Terms mado easy.
107. Fifty acres of land near Barks
dale Station with four room cottage,
barn and out buildings. Nice location.
In good farming section, convenient
to schools and churcheB. Look after
129. 81x room cottage, barn and
out buildings, four and thirty one-hun
dretb acres of land In prosperous
town of Cross Hill. You will bo sur
prised to hear prices.
93. 250 acres of land, 2 tenant
houses, 126 acres in cultivation.
Bounded by lands of Wesley and Lee
Madden, Ed Corbett and others. See
mo for prices.
I have some beautiful building lots
in tho towns of l.aureus and Gray
I Can Secure Loans and Make Advances on Real Estate
J. N. LEAK
GRAY COURT, S. C.
"The Man That Divides the Earth to Suit Your Purse."